Meet The Coaches
The following coaches are leading the Boys Bend Lacrosse Program
Varsity Head Coach
Husband, father, veteran, ultrarunner and Marketing Director at Team Red, White & Blue. Grew up playing lacrosse in Upstate NY at B'ville and went to the '92 State Championship. Played college lacrosse at Army from ’92 – ’96 (NCAA Tournament in '93 and '96). Coached at numerous youth levels in Connecticut and in Bend.
Varsity Assistant Coach
Played lacrosse at West Linn High School, where he won a state championship in 2000 and went to the final four all four years. Went on to play lacrosse at Oregon State University. Started all four years and was team captain for three. Coached lacrosse at several high schools and youth programs in the Portland area and in Bend.
Junior Varsity Team
JV Head Coach
Father of 3 (another on the way), husband, Veteran, and outdoor enthusiast. Played high school Lacrosse at Cazenovia HS 99'-01' outside of Syracuse NY, and later at Elmira College 01'-03'. Enlisted in the United States Marine Corps in 2005-2013.
JV Assistant Coach
Played all 4 years at Bend High School and was on the very first team they had. Helped with both youth and high school teams through Lax Northwest and 5 Peaks Lacrosse over the last couple of years.
7/8 Grade Team
7/8 Head Coach
Played Lacrosse all four years of High School at Millbrook High School in NY. Started a club lacrosse team at the University of Montana. Coached multiple levels of youth lacrosse in Bend for the last 6 years. Father of four boys and an avid outdoor enthusiast.
7/8 Assistant Coach
5/6 Grade Team
5/6 Head Coach
Father of 3 boys! Youth lacrosse coach, ski coach at Mt. Bachelor! Owner of Dad's Auto Detailing. Coached multiple sports for the last 18 years. Like to spend my free time skiing with my kids and enjoying lots of outdoor activities here in Bend!
5/6 Assistant Coach
Husband (of Kirsten, breast cancer warrior and all around Wonder Woman), Father (4 boys - yes, they all play Lacrosse), Physician (Family & Sports Medicine at High Lakes Healthcare), lover of sports, fitness, and the outdoors. Played football and rugby growing up, have coached football, and more recently, lacrosse.
5/6 Assistant Coach
Grew up and played lacrosse in Glastonbury, CT. Moved to Central OR in 1998. Lieutenant with Deschutes County Sheriff's office. Father of one boy, one girl. Enjoy being active with the kids' sports, camping, fishing, traveling and spending time with the wife and kids. Spend much of the year coaching football and wrestling.